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Tuesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring Dame Kiri Te Kanawa's 20 Favourite Voices and listener requests.

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests. Also, as part of "Classical Voice", we are featuring Dame Kiri Te Kanawa's 20 Favourite Voices. Each day, during the 20 days of the Classical Voice season, Dame Kiri, drawing on her own experience, selects a singer and illustrates in music - explaining in an entertaining and simple way - why she's selected this voice as one of her favourites.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • César Franck

    Sonata for violin or cello and piano (M.8) ..., 4th mvt; Allegretto poco mosso

    Performer: Nikolai Lugansky. Performer: Vadim Repin.
    • Franck/Grieg/Janacek: Violin Sonatas: Vadim Repin/Nikolai Lugansky.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 11.
  • Francisco Guerrero

    Laudate Dominum à 8

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Flight of Angels.
    • Coro.
    • 5.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Symphony No 7 in F major, Op 77 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka.
    • Bis.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 82 BWV.82 (Ich habe genug): Schlummert ein (Aria)

    Ensemble: Europa Galante. Conductor: Fabio Biondi. Singer: Ian Bostridge.
    • Virgin.
  • Reinhold Moritzevich Glière

    Harp Concerto, Op 74 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Claire Jones. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Watkins.
    • Signum.
  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Farewell To Stromness

    Performer: Peter Maxwell Davies.
    • Unicorn-Kanchana.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    String Quartet No 4 in E minor, Op 44 No 2 (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Escher String Quartet.
    • Bis.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in D major, RV 124

    Orchestra: European Union Baroque Orchestra. Director: Lars Ulrik Mortensen.
  • William Walton

    Bagatelle No 2 (Five Bagatelles for guitar)

    Performer: Julian Bream.
    • The Essential Julian Bream.
    • RCA.
    • 9.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in B flat major, Op 23 No 2

    Performer: Simon Trpceski.
    • Simon Trpceski Plays Rachmaninov.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    As steals the morn (L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato)

    Singer: Gillian Webster. Singer: Jeremy Ovenden. Ensemble: Gabrieli Consort. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • Signum.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Suite for jazz band (Waltz 2)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Shostakovich: The Jazz Album - Brautigam, Masseurs.
    • Decca.
    • 13.
  • Padre Antonio Soler


    Music Arranger: Christina Pluhar. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • Los Pajaros Perdidos: L'Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 19.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cyprise B.152 for string quartet : no.6

    Ensemble: Cypress String Quartet.
    • AV2275.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 8 in F major, Op 93 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Gewandhaus Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Decca.
  • Morten Lauridsen

    Lux aeterna for choir and orchestra: 3rd movement; O nata lux

    Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna; Madrigali; Latin Motets.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Gustav Holst

    The Planets - suite (Op.32), Mercury, the winged messenger

    Conductor: James Levine. Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
    • Holst: The Planets: Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Levine.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 104 in D major, 'London' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Haydn, 12 London Symphonies: Marc Minkowski, Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles.
    • Naive.
    • 12.
  • Judith Weir

    Arise, arise, you slumbering sleepers

    Ensemble: The Schubert Ensemble.
    • NMC.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Rigaudon (Holberg Suite, Op 40)

    Performer: Ksenija Sidorova.
    • Fairy Tales.
    • Champs Hill.
    • 14.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Porgi Amor – from Le Nozze di Figaro

    Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini.
    • 763266-2.
    • EMI.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    A Sussex Overture

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Claude Debussy

    Minstrels (Preludes Book 1, No.12)

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini.
    • Debussy: Preludes 1/L'Isle Joyeuse: Pollini.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 12.


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